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Ten years later, what has been the most significant impact of the 9/11 terrorist attacks?
Seemingly endless wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and their devastating costs in human life
Increased racial profiling of Muslim-Americans and a racialized conception of terrorism
Expansion of US-funded "counterterrorism" operations against Al Qaeda in countries against which we are not at war
The political obsession with defense spending, while our economy has faltered and stagnated
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This weekend Rick Perry launched his campaign for President, Tim Pawlenty dropped out of the race and Rep. Michele Bachmann won the Iowa straw poll. What do these developments mean for the 2012 presidential election?
On Friday, S&P downgraded the United States bond rating for the first time in American history. How should policy makers respond to the downgrade?
What progressive sports issue do you care about the most?
As President Obama and Congressional leaders struggle to reach a deal to raise the debt ceiling, what do you think must be included in any compromise?
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The US government is four weeks away from defaulting on its debt for the first time in history. What should Washington do to prevent a default?
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